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 Vintage1987 Label 1 of 30 
TypeRed
ProducerDomaine de la Romanée-Conti (web)
VarietyPinot Noir
Designationn/a
Vineyardn/a
CountryFrance
RegionBurgundy
SubRegionCôte de Nuits
AppellationRichebourg Grand Cru

Drinking Windows and Values
Drinking window: Drink between 2002 and 2010 (based on 2 user opinions)
Wine Market Journal quarterly auction price: See DRC Richebourg on the Wine Market Journal.

Community Tasting History

Community Tasting Notes (average 93.7 pts. and median of 95 pts. in 3 notes) - hiding notes with no text

 Tasted by Anonymous on 4/13/2013 & rated 95 points: This wine was absolutely singing after about an hour of slow ox. Mature strawberry and raspberry mixed with a medley of forest mushrooms. This is a thinking man's pinot. Great experience. (962 views)
 Tasted by dst on 6/22/2011 & rated 96 points: This wine is in it's peak, great nose and beautiful palate. I just love DRC wines! (1732 views)
 Tasted by Burgundy Al on 6/22/1999 & rated 90 points: Good combination of red fruit, earthy mushrooms and baking spice on nose. Similar on palate. Very elegant, organized and charming, but not very powerful or lengthy. Probably not getting much better. (2042 views)

Professional 'Channels'
By Allen Meadows
Burghound (4/25/2007)
(Domaine de la Romanée-Conti Richebourg Grand Cru Red) Subscribe to see review text.
By John Gilman
View From the Cellar, Bonus Articles, Richebourg Tasting (July 2003)
(Richebourg- Domaine de la Romanée-Conti) Login and sign up and see review text.
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Domaine de la Romanée-Conti

Producer website

Pinot Noir

Varietal character (Appellation America) | Varietal article (Wikipedia)
Pinot Noir is the Noble red grape of Burgundy, capable of ripening in a cooler climate, which Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot will not reliably do. It is unpredictable and difficult both to grow and to vinify, but results in some of the finest reds in the world. It is believed to have been selected from wild vines two thousand years ago. It is also used in the production of champagne. In fact, more Pinot Noir goes into Champagne than is used in all of the Cote d'Or! It is also grown in Alsace, Germany, the U.S., Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Croatia, Serbia, Italy, Austria, and so forth, with varying degrees of success.

France

Vins de France (Office National Interprofessionnel des Vins ) | Pages Vins, Directory of French Winegrowers | French Wine (Wikipedia)

Burgundy

Les vins de Bourgogne (Bureau interprofessionnel des vins de Bourgogne) (and in English)
Burgundy - The province of eastern France, famous for its red wines produced from Pinot Noir and its whites produced from Chardonnay. (Small of amounts of Gamay and Aligoté are still grown, although these have to be labeled differently.) The most famous part of the region is known as the Cote d'Or (the Golden Slope). It is divided into the Cote de Beaune, south of the town of Beaune (famous principally for its whites), and the Cote de Nuits, North of Beaune (home of the most famous reds). In addition, the Cote Chalonnaise and the Maconnais are important wine growing regions, although historically a clear level (or more) below the Cote d'Or. Also included by some are the regions of Chablis and Auxerrois, farther north.
Burgundy Report |
Les Grands Jours de Bourgogne - na stejné téma od Heleny Baker

Côte de Nuits

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